The Martin Luther King, Jr. Bridge will close at 9 a.m. today, Sept. 24 until Nov. 30.

The bridge must be closed for Toledo Waterways Initiative work to install an 84-inch pipe connecting a combined sewer overflow to a 5.2-million-gallon storage basin under International Park. The Toledo Waterways Initiative is a federally-mandated program requiring the city of Toledo to reduce sewage discharges into waterways. For more information on the program, go to